The Public Service Commission Job Vacancy : Driver


Qualifications for the Driver Job

  • Served for at least three (3) years in the grade of Driver II, Job Group ‘E’ in the Public Service;
  • A valid driving license free from any current endorsements(s) for classes of the vehicles the officer is required to drive;
  • Passed Occupational Test for Drivers II from Mechanical and Transport Department (Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing and Urban Development);
  • A Defensive Driving Certificate from the Automobile Association (AA) of Kenya or its equivalent qualification from any other recognized institution; (v) attended a refresher course for drivers lasting not less than one (1) week within the last three (3) years at Kenya Institute of Highway and Building Technology(KIHBT) or its equivalent from a recognised institution;
  • A valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the National Police Service;
  • A First Aid Certificate course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. Johns Ambulance or any other equivalent institution;
  • Certificate course in customer care lasting not less than one (1) week;
  • Demonstrated outstanding professional competence and integrity in work performance; and
  • Demonstrated good conduct, personal discipline, courtesy and respectful behaviour. NOTE: Basic working knowledge in computer applications will be an added advantage.

Responsibilities for the Driver Job

  • Driving a vehicle as authorized;
  • Carrying out routine checks on the vehicle’s cooling, oil, electrical and braking systems, tyre pressure etc.;
  • Detecting and reporting malfunctioning of vehicle systems;
  • Maintenance of work ticket(s) for vehicle(s) assigned;
  • Ensuring security and safety of the vehicle on and off the road;
  • overseeing security and safety of passengers and/or goods therein;
  •  maintaining cleanliness of the vehicle; and
  •  coaching and guiding junior drivers.

How to Apply

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